As General Manager, Marla will focus on building and maintaining top-quality service execution across all spectrums of the client relationship. Marla comes well-resourced for the job, having managed leading financial and consumer brands at UBS AG, J.H. Cohn and Nabisco Inc.
As Chief Marketing Officer at Brinton Eaton, a national wealth management firm, Marla was responsible for all marketing and business development activities designed to support the firm's growth of assets under management. Prior to Brinton Eaton, Marla was co-head of Global Marketing Best Practices at UBS Wealth Management, where she led world-class marketing practices and replicated them in new markets. At J.H. Cohn, Marla developed a recognized integrated marketing and advertising campaign featuring former New York Yankee manager Joe Torre. The Torre campaign ran across traditional and digital media and yielded a 25-percent jump in brand awareness among key audiences. Previously, Marla held numerous positions at Nabisco, including food service brand manager for Grey Poupon, Cream of Wheat, and single serve cookies.
Marla holds a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration from Pace University and is a Certified Public Accountant. Marla will oversee and manage all activities for a key financial account. In addition, she will play a lead role on the North American Management Team, acting as an ambassador to carry out Circles' vision, mission and strategic direction.
Marla is married, enjoys playing golf and traveling internationally whenever she gets the opportunity.